Publications

BOOK

  • A Biologically Inspired CMOS Image Sensor, ISBN:978-90-9025980-2, Delft, January 2011.
  • A Biologically Inspired CMOS Image Sensor, ISBN:978-3-64234900-3, Springer Verlag, Berlin Heidelberg, 2013.

BOOK CHAPTERS

  • Integrated polarization analyzing CMOS Image sensor for detection and signal processing, ISBN:978-08-5709502-2, Woodhead Publishing, Cambridge, November 2013.
  • Bioinspired Optical Imaging, ISBN:978-3-527-41264-8, Wiley-VCH, Berlin, Ocktober 2015.

JOURNAL PAPERS

  1. D. Mishra, N. Priyadarshini, S. Chakraborty and M. Sarkar, "Blood Oxygen Saturation Measurement using Polarized Images", IEEE Sensors Journal (accepted)
  2. A. Joshi and M. Sarkar , "Non-Linearity Estimation for Compensation of Phase Interpolator in Bang-Bang CDRs", IEEE Transactions on Very Large Scale Integration Systems, vol. 25, no. 1, pp. 388-392, 2017.
  3. M. Sarkar , B. Buettgen and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "Temperature effects on feed-forward voltage in standard CMOS pinned photodiodes", IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, Vo. 63, no. 5, pp. 1963-1968, May 2016.
  4. K. Jainwal, K. K. Shah and M. Sarkar, "Low frequency noise Reduction using Multiple Transistors with Variable Duty Cycle Switched Biasing", Journal of Electron Device Society, Vol. 3, no. 6, pp. 481 - 486, Nov. 2015.
  5. D. Mishra, G. Gogna, A. Barsaiyan and M. Sarkar , "Blood pulsation measurement using linearly polarized light", IEEE Sensors Journal, Vol. 15, no. 8, pp. 4488-4495, 2015.
  6. M. Sarkar , B. Buettgen and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "Feed-forward effect in standard CMOS pinned photodiodes", IEEE Transactions on Electron Devices, Vol. 60, no. 3. pp. 1154-1161, 2013.
  7. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "A Biologically Inspired CMOS Image Sensor for Fast Motion and Polarization Detection", IEEE Sensors Journal Vol.13, no. 3. pp. 1065-1073 2012.
  8. M. Sarkar , "Vision Sensors in Automobiles: An Indian Perspective", Optics and Photonics News, vol. 23, no. 7, pp. 24-29, 2012.
  9. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "Integrated polarization analyzing CMOS image sensor for incoming light ray direction", IEEE Transaction on Instrumentation and Measurement, vol. 60, pp. 2759-2767, August 2011.
  10. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "Integrated polarization analyzing CMOS image sensor for real time material classication", IEEE Sensors Journal, vol. 11, pp. 1692-1703, August 2011.

CONFERENCE PAPERS

  1. D. Mishra, S. Chandra, A. Chandra, S. Jain and M. Sarkar, "A portable system for real-time non-contact blood oxygen saturation measurements", accepted in IEEE Biomedcial Circuits and Systems Conference (BioCAS 2017).
  2. G. Musalgaonkar, M. Sarkar and R. Saxena, "STI Based Trench Capacitor for High Sensitivity and High dynamic range in CMOS Image Sensor", accepted in 13th IEEE International Conference on Electron Devices and Solid-State Circuits (EDSSC 2017).
  3. D. Mishra, A. Kaur and M. Sarkar, "A super-pixel based on-chip image compression for high speed CMOS image sensors", accepted in 13th IEEE International Conference on Electron Devices and Solid-State Circuits (EDSSC 2017).
  4. M. Sarkar, "Dark Current Saturation in CMOS Image Sensors", accepted in 13th IEEE International Conference on Electron Devices and Solid-State Circuits (EDSSC 2017).
  5. D. Mishra, S. Chaudhury, M. Sarkar, and A. S. Soin, "Edge Aware Geometric Filter for Ultrasound Image Enhancement", accepted in Medical Image Understanding and Analysis - MIUA 2017.
  6. D. Mishra, S. Chaudhury, M. Sarkar, and A. S. Soin, "Cardiac Ultrasound Image Enhancement using Tissue Selective Total Variation Regularization", accepted in Medical Image Processing (MedImage) 2016.
  7. C. Anand, K. Jainwal and M. Sarkar, "A High Background Light Subtraction Circuit for Long Range Time-of-Flight Cameras", IEEE Asia Pacific Conference on Circuits & Systems 2016 (accepted).
  8. C. Anand, V. K. Jacob and M. Sarkar, "A Current Mode Time-of-Flight Pixel with 400 Klx Background Light Subtraction", IEEE International Midwest Symposium on Circuits and Systems 2016 (accepted).
  9. S. Chakraborty, D. Mishra and M. Sarkar, "PSPPG: Polarization Sensitive Photo-Plethysmography", Eurosensors Conference 2016 (accepted).
  10. A. Kumar, M. Sarkar and M. Suri, "Hybrid CMOS-OxRAM Image Sensor for Overexposure Control", International Memory Workshop (IMW) 2016 (accepted).
  11. A. Kaur and M. Sarkar, "A Low Power Low Latency Comparator for Ramp ADC in CMOS Imagers", International Symposium on Circuits and Systems (ISCAS) 2016 (accepted).
  12. J. Poojary, G. S. Visweswaran, M. Sarkar and A. Khamesra, "Bitline Charge Recycling Through Capacitor for Write Cycle of High Density SRAM Memories", IEEE VLSI Design Conference 2016 (accepted).
  13. D. Mishra, S. Chakraborty and M. Sarkar, "Reflection Based Blood Pulsation Measurement Using Linear Polarization of Light", IEEE Sensors Conference 2015 (accepted).
  14. B. Bhuvan, M. Sarkar and S. Chatterjee, "PTC inspired column level compression in low power CMOS imagers", IISW 2015.
  15. M. Sarkar, "Electronics behind Cameras". Advances in Electronics and Communication Technology (AECT), Bareilly, 2014. (Invited).
  16. M. Sarkar, "Bio-inspired Cameras". UGC-SAP Seminar on Nano-Photonics and Bio-inspired Systems, Dayalbagh, 2014. (Invited).
  17. M. Sarkar, B. Buettgen and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "Feed-forward effect in standard CMOS pinned photodiodes". International Image Sensors workshop, 2013.
  18. A. Mahendru and M. Sarkar , "Bio-inspired object classification using polarization imaging". International Conference on Sensing Technology ICST, 2012.
  19. M. Sarkar , "CMOS image sensor based on the eye of an insect". Invited presentation at Dimes Symposium on Imaging Waves, Photons, and Particles: A VLSI Perspective, 2011.
  20. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "A biologically inspired CMOS image sensor for polarization and fast motion detection", Proceedings IEEE Sensors conference, pp. 825-828, November 2011. (Invited to special session on Biomimetics)
  21. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "A biologically inspired collision detection algorithm using dierential optic flow imaging", Proceedings of Biomedical Circuits and Systems, pp. 250-253, 2010.
  22. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "Biologically inspired autonomous agent navigation using Stokes parameters and an integrated polarization analyzing CMOS image sensor", Proceedings of Eurosensors XXIV conference, vol. 5, pp. 673-676, 2010. (Second prize for best poster presentation)
  23. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "An analog and digital representation of polarization using CMOS image sensor", Proceedings of 5th European optical society tropical meeting on advanced imaging techniques, ISBN 978-3-00-030503-0, 2010.
  24. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "Integrated polarization analyzing CMOS image sensor for autonomous agent navigation using polarized light", Proceeding of IEEE International conference on Intelligent Systems, pp. 224-229, 2010.
  25. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "Integrated polarization analyzing CMOS image sensor", Proceeding of IEEE International Symposium on circuits and systems, pp. 621-624, 2010.
  26. E. Moens, Y. Meuret, H. Ottevaere, M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, P. Merken and H. Thienpont, "Design of a miniaturized imaging system with a very large field of view". Proceeding of SPIE, vol. 7716, 77162D, 2010.
  27. M. Sarkar , D. San Segundo, C. Van Hoof and A.J.P. Theuwissen, "Integrated polarization analyzing CMOS image sensor for detecting incoming light ray direction". Proceeding of IEEE Sensors Application Symposium, pp. 194-199, 2010.

OTHER PUBLICATIONS

  1. M. Sarkar , A Biologically Inspired CMOS Image Sensor. PhD thesis, University of Technology, Delft, the Netherlands, February 2011.
  2. M. Sarkar , "A Biologically inspired CMOS Image sensor", Poster and Oral presentation at imec PhD days, Leuven, Belgium, October 2010.
  3. M. Sarkar , "A Biologically inspired CMOS Image sensor", 2nd Electronic and Instrumentation colloquium, Delft University of Technology, Delft, the Netherlands, November 2010.
  4. M. Sarkar , Sensor Module Architecture for Small Autonomous Networked Devices . Master thesis, Philips Research, Eindhoven, the Netherlands, April 2006.
  5. M. Sarkar , "A brief Review of Bone Marrow Transplantation and Analysis of its application in cases of metastatic breast cancer after high dose chemotherapy". University of Technology, Aachen, Germany, 2004.
  6. M. Sarkar , "Application of Microcontrollers in ECG applications", Philips Institute of Medical Informations, Helmholtz Institute, Aachen, Germany, 2004.
  7. M. Sarkar and P.V. Suresh, "Biometric Security", National Technical Symposium (Interface2K1), College of Engineering, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, India, 2001.
  8. M. Sarkar and P.V. Suresh, "The Nuclear Seize, the effect of Nuclear weapons on Electronic systems", National Technical Symposium (Interface2k), College of Engineering, GITAM University, Visakhapatnam, India, 2000.

INVITED LECTURES

  • M. Sarkar , "Biomedical Imaging Using Polarized Images". Advanced and Innovative Technology for Transforming Healthcare (AITTH), SOA University, September 17, 2016.
  • M. Sarkar , "Electronics behind digital cameras". TI Analog day, IIT Delhi, January 12, 2015.
  • M. Sarkar , "Design of Analog Integrated Circuits- Trends and Applications". Analog IC workshop, BVCOE, August 21, 2014.
  • M. Sarkar , "Vision systems for future automobiles". Workshop on Automotive Technologie, IIT Delhi, March 06, 2014.
  • M. Sarkar , "Biologically inspired vision". IRDE, DRDO, Dehradun, December 06, 2013.
  • M. Sarkar , "Feed-forward effect in standard CMOS pinned photodiodes". ON Semiconductors, Bangalore, June 2013.
  • M. Sarkar , "CMOS Image Sensors for Bio-medical Applications". Electrical Engineering Department, National Institute of Technology, Silchar, Assam, December 13, 2012.
  • M. Sarkar , "CMOS Image Sensors". Workshop on Integrated Circuits Development for Imaging, Solid State Physics Laboratory, DRDO, Delhi, August 03-04, 2012.
  • M. Sarkar , "Colour sensing in advanced camera systems". Department of Textiles, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi, April 19, 2012.